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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 34.36% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 31.82% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 25.23% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 50.68% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 22.76% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 29.17% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     77.19 kr      -48.54 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     347.34 kr      -56.58 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr     50.17 kr      -49.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 75.00 kr     27.02 kr      -63.98 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     38.59 kr      -44.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 36.11 kr     28.56 kr      -20.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 26.52 kr     12.60 kr      -52.51 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 23.71 kr     9.98 kr      -57.93 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 15.00 kr     7.83 kr      -47.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 24.36 kr     18.91 kr      -22.38 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 22.97 kr     23.85 kr      +3.80 %
Eggs (12) 32.73 kr     18.20 kr      -44.38 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 92.82 kr     74.04 kr      -20.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 112.48 kr     61.92 kr      -44.95 %
Apples (1kg) 23.22 kr     29.75 kr      +28.11 %
Oranges (1kg) 22.24 kr     29.54 kr      +32.83 %
Tomato (1kg) 28.79 kr     30.19 kr      +4.84 %
Potato (1kg) 16.07 kr     19.03 kr      +18.47 %
Lettuce (1 head) 18.15 kr     12.40 kr      -31.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 21.27 kr     13.79 kr      -35.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 126.00 kr     92.62 kr      -26.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.88 kr     18.17 kr      -37.09 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 32.53 kr     26.16 kr      -19.57 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 95.00 kr     46.31 kr      -51.25 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.00 kr     15.44 kr      -58.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     494.00 kr      -24.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 72.00 kr     23.16 kr      -67.84 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 15.00 kr     11.99 kr      -20.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 480.00 kr     230.79 kr      -51.92 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.91 kr     6.36 kr      -57.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,200.00 kr     162,092.70 kr      -37.70 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,743.98 kr     1,215.93 kr      -30.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.18 kr      +21.92 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 307.20 kr     361.81 kr      +17.77 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 458.96 kr     294.41 kr      -35.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 226.62 kr     142.09 kr      -37.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     77.19 kr      -29.83 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 855.40 kr     314.94 kr      -63.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 419.83 kr     275.16 kr      -34.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 958.24 kr     597.20 kr      -37.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,089.37 kr     654.97 kr      -39.88 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,712.93 kr     7,347.48 kr      -24.35 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,641.95 kr     5,787.51 kr      -24.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,971.64 kr     12,773.39 kr      -24.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,151.11 kr     9,689.79 kr      -26.32 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 44,978.01 kr     14,944.58 kr      -66.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,906.62 kr     10,015.10 kr      -70.46 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,021.74 kr     22,915.91 kr      -11.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.68     4.22      +14.68 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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Currency: NOK